2010 April

Historic Nottoway Lighthouse

The first and oldest lighthouse in Nottoway County, Virginia, was founded in 2010 at the original site of Mark Park.  Set back 8 miles from the main road, the “light up all night” (termed by the locals) provides light 24 hours a day for those who wander the unpopulated forests of Nottoway County.  This lighthouse… read more »

1830s fashion – What’s hot, what’s not

Hot – BREADTH is the word!  The bigger the shoulder, the bigger the hip, the better! Not – A la Mameluke Sleeves.  Don’t hide those pretty, delicate hands with this extra long sleeves! Hot – Ruffs!  Take a hint from our feathered friends and adorn your neck with this hot number (literally, hot). Not –… read more »

M.I.X Tables are on the Rise

The greatest public utility since water fountains is quickly making its way across some of the nations largest summer concert tours, and some say this need mashup of consumer goods is here to stay. Traditionally, concert-goers head to the merch tables to purchase t-shirts, stickers and stand in line to get the “We’re so cool… read more »

Nottoway County annexed by neighboring Amelia

Due to a mass exodus of residents leaving Nottoway County, Amelia County is capitalizing on the opportunity to absorb this area of land for the bargain basement price of $5,792.28. This equates to $18.33 per square mile. Nottaway has slowly fallen into decline as residents have waited for a promised “Mark Park” that has never… read more »

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